GW Volleyball Falls to Dayton, 3-0
DAYTON, OH - The George Washington volleyball team lost to Dayton 3-0 (22-30, 13-30, 18-30) Saturday at UD's Frericks Center. It marked the Flyers' 10th win in their last 11 matches clinched a spot in the conference tournament. It was GW's second straight loss on the two-match road trip to Ohio after losing at Xavier Friday.
GW took a four-point lead in game one but Dayton battled back to tie it at 11-11. After a GW error the Flyers took a 12-11 lead and never looked back. In game two the Flyers held the Colonials to only six kills and a team hitting percentage of -.257, while the Flyers recorded 12 kills and team hitting percentage of .292. With only three errors in game three, the Flyers again dominated defensively, holding GW to a .000 team hitting percentage. The Flyers maintained the lead throughout GW never got closer than two points.
Dayton (21-8, 10-1 A-10) was led by senior Erin Treadway's 13 kills and recorded 10 digs. Senior Carrie Snider had a team-high 19 digs.
GW (19-8, 7-5 A-10) will look for win number 20 Tuesday when its hosts Maryland-Eastern Shore in a 7:00 p.m. match at Smith Center.